of Ice in Red Arrow Park, open daily (weather permitting), Red Arrow
Park, 920 N. Water St., Milwaukee. Skate free with your skates;
rentals available. Age 18 and older $8 a pair, 17 and younger $7 a
of the Giant Monsters, G-scale railroad show spoofing movie monsters,
through March 6, The Mitchell Park Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd.,
Milwaukee. 414-257-5611 or visit www.countyparks.com.
fish fry, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday, St. Florian School Cafeteria,
1215 S. 45th St., West Milwaukee. Take-outs available. $11; $7.50 for
younger than 10. 414-383-3565, www.stflorian.org.
monk from Singapore, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Great Lake Zen Center, 1721 S.
81st St., West Allis. Zen master Dae Kway Sunim to answer questions. www.glzc.org.
Antiques Dealers Association Winter Antiques, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday
and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Waukesha County Expo Forum Building,
1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. $6, good for both days. www.wisconsinantiquedealers.com,
Saturdays workshop with Wisconsin poet laureate Kimberly Blesser, 9
a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 6, AllWriters’ Workplace and Workshop, 234 Brook
St., Unit 2, Waukesha. $95, includes catered lunch.
annual Winter Carnival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Lynden Sculpture
Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Free to members,
children 6 and younger or with admission to sculpture garden; $9 for
adults and $7 for seniors and students; $20 family passes.
Alliance Against Drugs Winterfest, 6:30 p.m to 8:30 p.m. Saturday,
Nathan Hale High School, 11601 W. Lincoln Ave., West Allis.
Basketball, swimming (bring lock and towel), a DJ, raffles, food and
more. Free admission for CAAD members, $5 for nonmembers 13 and older,
and $3 for 12 and younger. Adults must accompany children. To
volunteer or for questions, call Lisa at 414-302-8050.
Horse Association annual Tack Sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Waukesha
County Expo Center South Building (4-H Forum), 1000 Northview Road,
Waukesha. $2 donation; free parking. www.wc4hhorse.org.
Home Series: Solar Solutions with Milwaukee Shines, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday, Milwaukee Public Library Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell
Ave., Milwaukee. Learn how solar energy works, see examples of solar
energy in Milwaukee, find out what your return on investment will be
Lenten fish fries, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and all Fridays
during Lent from Feb. 12 through March 25, St. Florian School
Cafeteria, 1215 S. 45th St., West Milwaukee. $11, $7.50 for younger
than 10. 414-383-3565, www.stflorian.org.
fish fry, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12, St. Paul Parish, highways D
and 83, Town of Genesee (Genesee Depot). www.stpaulgenesee.net.
Kennel Club B-OB Dog Match and Veterinarian Clinic, 8 a.m. to noon
clinic, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. dog match, Feb. 13, Waukesha County Expo
Forum Building, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. Bring your dog for
microchipping, heart worm testing and more. Free parking. www.waukeshakennelclub.org.
Expo Market Collectibles and Flea Style Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 13
and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 14, Waukesha County Expo, 1000 Northview
Road, Waukesha. $5 admission, or $3 with two nonperishable foods. Free
and Found Poetry with Milwaukee Poet Laureate Matt Cook and Friends, 2
p.m. Feb. 13, Milwaukee Public Library Centennial Hall, 733 N. Eighth
St., Milwaukee. Found poetry - words found on the streets, taken from
overheard conversations, reassembled texts, old newspapers and more.
of Boerner Botanical Gardens Valentine’s Day Hop, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Feb. 13, Boerner Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners.
Live music, food and drink, raffles, and more. Tickets and more
information at 414-525-5661, http://boernerbotanicalgardens.org.
Cupid Shuffle 5K and 10K Race by Light House Racing, 5K start at 8:30
a.m. and 10K start at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 14, Waukesha County Expo Forum
Building, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. Registration and details at www.racelighthouse.com.
Under Glass: A Valentine’s Day Event at The Domes, from 5:30 p.m. to
9 p.m. Feb. 14, the Mitchell Park Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd.,
Milwaukee. $10 per person; membership passes and coupons are not valid
for the event. Appetizers, desserts, and drinks will be available for
additional cash purchase from Zilli Hospitality Group. 414-257-5608 or
annual Washington Birthday Banquet, 5:30 p.m. cash bar and 6:30 p.m.
dinner Feb. 15, Joe’s
K Ranch, 4840 S. Whitnall Ave., Cudahy. Sponsored by the
Inter-Organization Council of Bay View Inc., the banquet will honor
the “Bay View Person of the Year,” Marcy Blaufuss. Guest speaker
will be Teyanna Loether, “Alice in Dairyland.” $25 per person.
Make-and-take of Bath Salts with Essential Oils, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 15,
Brookfield Public Library Community Room, 1900 N. Calhoun Road,
Brookfield. Register at 262-782-4140, option 1.
Value Wine Regions of the World Tasting and Workshop, by Tom Vaughn,
vice president of AVA Wines & Spirits, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Feb. 18, Bay View Community Center, 1320 E. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee.
Includes snacks and beverages, wine tastings, a bottle of water, and a
cold buffet of meats, cheese, fruits and veggies at 8:30 p.m. $25.
Advance registration required by mail, in person or phone.